Best Portrait Photographers in Austin

Why These Portrait Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Austin Portrait Photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Anna Munoz Photography

Anna Munoz is an Austin-based photographer with a wide range of expertise. She produces architectural, headshot, event, stock, portrait, and travel photography. She earned a BFA in Photography and has over 18 years of commercial photo experience. Anna is available for both in-studio and on-location photo shoots. Her portrait styles include formal to journalistic and classic to modern.

Austin, TX 78756


Anthony Johnson Photography

Anthony Johnson Photography is a talented, energetic company, located in Austin with the option to travel to various locations, which produces outstanding headshots, event photography, and much more. Starting his passionate pursuit many years ago, Anthony shows great creativity for elegantly capturing his subjects in their true essence, and he is highly praised for his bright attitude, fun approach, and quality skills. Anthony offers affordable package deals for his clients and responds to all inquiries quickly, promising to reply to new customers as quickly as possible. Conveniently, he offers hair, makeup, and wardrobe options to those clients interested in receiving headshots, making him a comprehensive and convenient business choice.

12638 Ridgeline Blvd,
Austin, TX 78758

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Austin Photographers

With over 10+ years of experience in portrait & commercial photography, you get high-quality results every time. Austin Photographers offers a broad range of photo services, including portrait photography. This includes family, maternity, kids portraits, senior portraits, model/portfolio packages, headshots, and newborn portrait sessions, which are available in the studio or in the client's home. Packages vary depending on the package you choose. Each shoot includes an online proofing gallery and a certain amount of retouched digital images. Other services include executive portraits and commercial photography.

7301 N FM 620 Rd Ste 155 # 103
Austin, TX 78726


Austin Pro Photo

Austin Pro Photo specializes in corporate marketing videos and professional photography for Austin-area clients. The company provides business headshots, marketing photos, and web videos. Photographers Jim Lacy and Montena Fink-Lacy apply advertising agency principles to achieve their clients’ visions creatively and within budget. Austin Pro Photo offers on-site photo shoots and same-day image proofs for professional portraits.

Doc List Photography

Doc List is a portrait photographer based in Austin, Texas, and serving clients in surrounding areas. Doc has been recognized by Thumbtack’s Best of 2015 and Best of 2016. He is a member of, SnapKnot, the Professional Photographers of America, and several other professional associations. As a husband and father of four, Doc is inspired by photographing children and families. Clients praise Doc List for professional, engaging, and enjoyable photo shoots.

Eric Coleman Photography

Eric Coleman Photography takes commercial, food, and portrait photos based in the Austin Metro area. Eric Coleman studied photography at Chabot College and has worked with clients including Charles Maund Toyota, Austin’s Furniture Depot, Austin City Dental, and Orange Theory Fitness. He enjoys collaborating with his clients for the best results. Portrait sessions come with unlimited looks, 15-20 final images, and an edited online album. As a Google Street View Trusted Photographer, Eric also offers virtual tour services for local businesses.

Round Rock, TX 78664


Headshots by Steven Noreyko

Headshots by Steven Noreyko offers portrait services for actors, corporate executives, performers, musicians, and business professionals in the Austin Metro area. Steven Noreyko has specialized in headshots since 2003 and has previous work experience as a newspaper photojournalist. He owns a 1,000-square-foot studio space minutes from downtown Austin. His corporate and advertising clients include General Motors/Chevrolet, AT&T, New York Life, and Frito Lay. Steven’s work has been published in several national and international publications.

Austin, TX 78721


Images by Johnny Stevens

Images by Johnny Stevens has expertise with architectural, interior design, real estate, fine art, and portrait photography in the greater Austin area. Johnny Steven’s skills include studio portraiture, natural light photography, Photoshop compositing, architectural spot lighting, and High Dynamic Range photography. Johnny is a member of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals, Professional Photographers of America, and other professional associations.

Jama Pantel Photography

Jama Pantel Photography is a portrait photography studio that focuses on lifestyle family portraits, serving Austin and surrounding areas. Jama’s work has been published internationally and featured in Beauty & Lifestyle Mommy, Borrowed and Blue, and Vogue Italia. Her studio also offers sessions for fine art, children, newborns, and seniors. Jama is a member of Professional Photographers of America. Clients are pleased and impressed by Jama’s care for her subjects and talent for capturing high-quality, beautiful photos.

Justin Brownell Photography

Justin Brownell is a full-time photographer offering portrait sessions in Austin. His passion for photography started when he took a digital photography course while finishing his degree in design. Once he graduated, he decided to build his career in photography and capture the memorable days of his clients. Justin conducts portrait sessions for families and individuals. He also works as a photographer for a marketing firm, which helps him in advancing his style and techniques.

214 Barton Springs Road
Austin, TX 78704

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Kim Ortiz Portrait Art

Kim Ortiz Portrait Art is a portrait photographer near Austin specializing in wall portraits for people living with their dogs. It is a photography business that values the beautiful memories with kids, families, and dogs displayed in a wall portrait. Aside from this special service, the studio also provides services to high school seniors, businesses for formal headshots, branding purposes, or any business-related photography needs. Kim Ortiz Portrait Art can also do outdoor sessions in a private setting upon request.

2009 Ranch Road 620 North
Austin, TX 78734

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Korey Howell Photography

Korey Howell Photography takes portraits and headshots in a Northwest Austin studio and on location. Founder Korey Howell has 25 years of experience in the photography business. Her team serves clients in banking, real estate, public relations, advertising, insurance, and many more industries. On-site photo shoots come with portable studio lighting, backgrounds, and camera equipment. Korey Howell Photography offers a variety of portrait styles for clients to choose from, including traditional, modern, outdoor, executive, groups, candid, and with digital backgrounds.

Nathan Hall Photography

Nathan Hall Photography takes photos for bands, musicians, portraits, fashion, events, landscapes, architecture, and real estate in the Austin Metro area. Nathan Hall uses a positive, creative approach to photo shoots and values making a fun and enjoyable experience for his clients. His past clients have included The Rocket Brothers Band, MTV, McDonald’s, and the University of Texas at Austin.

Norah Levine Photography

Norah Levine Photography is a professional child and pet portrait studio located in Austin. Norah Levine’s work has been featured in many publications, such as Austin Monthly and Professional Photographer magazine. Norah also has experience as an instructor for Santa Fe Photographic Workshops in New Mexico. Past clients have praised Norah as professional, talented, and confident ability to work with both pets and small children.

Portraits by Ryan

Portraits by Ryan is a professional photography studio that serves clients in and around the Austin metro area. Specializing in all types of custom portraiture, the studio combines a professional atmosphere, artistic creativity, and state-of-the-art equipment to produce magazine-quality photos. Clients can also benefit from the company's professional on-site hair and makeup artist. Additionally, photograph retouching is provided to ensure that each final image is of the highest possible quality.

6550 Comanche Trl Ste 209
Austin, TX 78732


Prana by Jonesie

Prana by Jonesie is a studio based in Austin and owned by a talented portrait photographer. Jonesie's passion for capturing light and movement led her to start her own photography and creative design business. She loves doing commercial shoots, as well as portrait and headshot sessions for families, groups, and individuals. Jonesie is a certified Reiki healer who offers individual sessions and custom packages. This multi-talented photographer also has over 12 years of experience working as a graphic designer.

Score Headshots

Score Headshots is a photography studio located in Austin that specializes in business portraiture and professional headshots. Its team conducts photoshoots for LinkedIn and business portraits, actor headshots, group portraits, and modeling portfolios. The company also covers on-location portrait photoshoots, as well as studio and outdoor headshots. Additionally, it offers sessions with more marketing options, like influencer media kits, business lifestyle, and business brand shoots. Score Headshots also provides selfie stations and convention headshot booths for events and conferences.

1800 Lavacca Unit 109 Suite E
Austin, TX 78701

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Sterling Images Online

Sterling Images Online has specialized in photography of people for over 25 years. Based in Austin, photographer Andrew Sterling takes portrait, wedding, and destination event photos. Andrew is a member of the Professional Photographers of America and has won several awards for his work. Past clients highly recommend Sterling Images Online for Andrew’s hard work, comfortable and enjoyable sessions, and beautiful photos.

Sweet Nothings Photography

Sweet Nothings Photography is a portrait studio located in Georgetown, Texas, and working throughout the Austin Metro area. Lead photographer Suzanne Barnes specializes in sessions with family, children, maternity, newborns, high school seniors, and headshots. Thumbtack ranked the studio in the 2016 Top 10 Headshot Photographers for Austin. Suzanne describes her style as combining modern portraiture and casual lifestyle moments.

Georgetown, TX 78626


Zesty Orange Photography

Zesty Orange Photography offers maternity, newborn, child, and family sessions with Austin-based portrait photographer Olesya Redina. Portrait sessions can be held at her studio, which has several beautifully designed areas and backdrops, along with an assortment of outfits and props for clients' use. Redina inherited a love for photography from her father and has been providing professional services since 2013. She has received multiple AFNS Awards, which are international honors given to newborn and maternity photographers.

8701 W Parmer Ln Suite 1119
Austin, TX 78729

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